Admission Info

 Cash only at the gate

Purchase advance tickets HERE

Adult:
One day $15
Two-day pass $25
Three-day pass $35

Children under 5 free, under 12: $2

Scouts under 16 in uniform: free

Military with ID: $10

Show Hours

Friday:   10am – 6pm

Saturday:  9am – 5:30pm

Sunday:   9am – 4:30pm

IF4_logo

BACK AGAIN: The International Fly Fishing Film Festival. One night only, Friday, February 24 at 6:30pm.  $15; $10 in advance.

Learning Center

The International Federation of Fly Fishers is pleased to offer FREE fly fishing instruction at the IFFF Learning Center located at the IFFF booth.  Basic fly casting- fly tying- knot tying will be taught throughout the day-every day of the Fly Fishing Show.

 

 

Regardless of the weather, the show will go on!

 

Alameda County Fairgrounds

4501 Pleasanton Avenue
Pleasanton, CA, 94566

*Map Located at bottom of page*

Directions From:
San Francisco
– Cross the Bay Bridge
– Follow the sign to stay on I-580 East
– When you come to I-680, go South
– Take the Bernal Exit and go East (to the right when you come off the ramp)
– To the Fairgrounds, turn left on Valley Avenue and enter through Gate 8 or Gate 12 – To the Off-Track Betting Facility, turn left on Valley Avenue and enter through Gate 12

San Jose
– Take I-680 North
– Take the Bernal Exit and go East (to the right when you come off the ramp)
– To the Fairgrounds, turn left on Valley Avenue and enter through Gate 8 or Gate 12

From Walnut Creek
– Take I-680 South
– Take the Bernal Exit and go East (to the right when you come off the ramp)
– To the Fairgrounds, turn left on Valley Avenue and enter through Gate 8 or Gate 12
– To the Off-Track Betting Facility, turn left on Valley Avenue and enter through Gate 12

From Tracy
– Take 205 West
– Continue on I-580 West
– Take I-680 South
– Take the Bernal Exit and go East (to the right when you come off the ramp)
– To the Fairgrounds, turn left on Valley Avenue and enter through Gate 8 or Gate 12

Flying
Oakland airport is 18 miles away; San Francisco is 35 miles away.

Transportation
http://www.alamedacountyfair.com/Transportation.php

Charity Cab
(925) 353-5357
www.charitycab.com

Parking is $10/car at the Alameda County Fairgrounds

 

Accommodations:

7050 Johnson Drive
Pleasanton, California
94588-3396
925-737-5611
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Celebrities:  TBA

 

Authors:  TBA

Fly Tiers Attending Pleasanton:  TBA

 

Check back later for our floor plan.

Purchase Fly Fishing Show advance tickets HERE.
      Adult:
$15 for one day,
$25 for two-day pass,
$35 for three-day pass;
     Children under 5 free, under 12: $2
     Scouts under 16 in uniform: free
     Military with ID: $10

 

IF4_logoBACK AGAIN: The International Fly Fishing Film Festival. One night only, Friday, February 24 at 6:30. Tickets are $15 at the door or $10 in advance or with a paid Fly Fishing Show admission for that day.

 

 

 

A Note from the Director:  TBA

Programs, Seminars and Classes

Author’s Booth: 
Friday
TBA

Saturday
TBA

Sunday
TBA

 

Talks subject to change and additions.

Seminars:

Friday
Catch Room
TBA

Release Room
TBA
Saturday
Catch Room
TBA

Release Room
TBA

 

Sunday
Catch Room
TBA

Release Room
TBA

 

Talks subject to change and additions.

Featured Fly Tiers:

Friday
TBA

Saturday
TBA

Sunday
TBA

 

Talks subject to change and additions.

Casting Demonstrations:

Friday
Inside Pond
TBA

Outside Pond
TBA

Saturday
Inside Pond
TBA

Outside Pond
TBA

Sunday
Inside pond
TBA

Outside Pond
TBA

 

Talks subject to change and additions.

Classes with the Experts:

Friday 2:00-4:30pm
TBA

Saturday 8:30-11:00am
TBA

Saturday 2:00-4:30pm
TBA

Sunday 8:30-11:00am
TBA

Sunday 2:00-4:30pm
TBA

 

 

Note: Most tying classes require some tying experience and others may require more. Ask us when you call. Beginners are welcome, but be prepared for more than basics. All students must bring their own tying vise, tools, lamp if needed, and a sampling of materials. Most classes will provide adequate materials for the patterns being taught.  If a class is canceled, you will be notified 5 days prior to the show and permitted to switch or receive a refund.

All classes will be held indoors.

Casting Classes: Bring your own rod, reel & line.

Fly Tying Classes: Bring your own lamp, vise, tools & a basic selection of materials.

To insure quality instruction class size is limited. Call us for more class descriptions or availability. Classes will fill and close, so register early. The tuition charge of $80 includes admission to the show for that day. There are no refunds unless the class is canceled. You MUST register in advance. Credit cards accepted. To register or for more information call 866-481-2393 or click here for convenient online registration.

Destination Theater:

Friday

TBA

Saturday

TBA

Sunday

TBA

 

Talks subject to change and additions.

IF4_logo

BACK AGAIN: The International Fly Fishing Film Festival. One night only, Friday, February 24 at 6:30. Tickets are $15 at the door or $10 in advance or with a paid Fly Fishing Show admission for that day.

 

 

IFFF Learning Center: The International Federation of Fly Fishers (IFFF) hosts the Fly Fishing Learning Center with fly tying, casting instruction and other fly fishing information and is free to show attendees. Fly tying focuses on young attendees, but all ages are welcome. Tying sessions begin every 30 minutes during periods of high demand; “when you get there” during periods of lighter attendance. There are usually three casting classes per day taught by IFFF Certified Casting instructors, 11am, 1 and 3pm. Sign-up for each casting class at the IFFF booth. These classes are limited to 10 students and are about 1 hour long. Fly rods provided.IFFF-Logo-horizontal-web-sm-SM For more experienced fly fishers, an instructor will individually video your cast and evaluate it with suggestions for improvement. The IFFF Learning Center is good place to advance the skills of all fly fishers. Stop by and get acquainted!

 

 

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